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Catch-up Post: Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

I reread this book over the summer. As I wrote for an assignment searching for Echo read-alikes,

If you liked Friedrich’s chapter and want to read another novel set in Europe in World War II…

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Holocaust Literature

I don’t have to say what a terrible period Nazi Germany was.It was a time we are not allowed to forget. It is important to remember in order to prevent something similar. 813 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review: Number the Stars--Lois Lowry

Lois Lowry is an amazing wordsmith and brilliant at building worlds that stick with you forever. Her story Number the Stars was a book I read when it first came out and have then used it my classroom for literature circles. 114 more words

Book Reviews

Mandie and the Secret Tunnel; Kelli and the Exciting Read

Mandie and the Secret Tunnel is the first “real” book I remember reading. Of course I read picture books a la Eric Carle and Dr. Suess. 292 more words

Living With The Carruths

Day 4 - You Gotta Try in NY

Hi guys! I wrote this post once but then it got deleted :(. So this might be written a bit differently if you have already read this post before it got deleted. 597 more words


Growing Up Adventist-The Persecution Complex

This post is written as kind of a response to what I read in chapter 3, but I didn’t feel it really belonged in the main post. 697 more words

Number The Stars Chapter 3


Where is Mrs. Hirsch?

It is now October. There’s no fuel to heat homes, so people in Annemarie’s apartment building use wood stoves. Electricity is also being rationed, which is annoying because Ellen’s father is a teacher and can’t see to grade his students’ papers by candlelight. 1,148 more words